Monthly Archives: December 2010

Video Examines Interactive Kitchen Technology

Posted on December 31, 2010 by meaton

The kitchen of the future will be more interactive if the technology in this YouTube video takes root. Researchers and developers are exploring the possibilities of interactive kitchen countertops that can aid users in all kinds of ways such as suggesting a recipe based on available¬† ingredients, for example, or notification when a food item …read more

Rebate on Energy-Efficient Kitchen Appliances Expires Dec. 31

Posted on December 29, 2010 by meaton

There’s still time to take advantage of this year’s rebate on energy-efficient kitchen appliances, including Energy Star-qualified refrigerators and dishwashers. You can also receive the rebate for upgrading to Energy Star-qualified clothes washers, high-performance gas storage water heaters, and gas boilers.

To redeem the rebate, you must make purchases from …read more

Happy Holidays from Kitchen Distributors

Posted on December 24, 2010 by meaton

Kitchen Distributors in Denver and Littleton, Co., would like to wish all our clients, friends, and, of course, blog readers a very happy holiday! We are spreading a little cheer with our kitchen display sales. Check them out for great savings on designer kitchens! And be sure to stay in touch …read more

Create a Holiday Menu for Your Lifestyle

Posted on December 22, 2010 by meaton

Everyone has a different “kitchen personality,” so to speak. Some of us want commercial-grade appliances to test out the latest recipes, while others want to make easy meals in minutes. Want to create a holiday menu based on your skills and lifestyle? Check out Better Homes & Gardens’ handy holiday menu planner, which …read more

New Kitchen Colors To Try

Posted on December 16, 2010 by meaton

A fresh coat of paint can give your kitchen new life, and House Beautiful has some ideas for new kitchen colors to try. Colors in your home should be ¬†chosen carefully because of the impact they can have on your mood. Stick with some universal color cues to find the right shade for your kitchen. …read more

Gift Ideas for Foodies

Posted on December 15, 2010 by meaton

Looking for a gift for the foodie in your life? There are an abundance of resources available to find something stylish and special for them this holiday season. We like the gift ideas from Houzz and Colorado Homes & Lifestyles. Here are some of our highlights:

RowRow – Big Bowl …read more

Wood Countertops Add Earthy Elegance To Kitchen

Posted on December 11, 2010 by meaton

While granite and marble countertops are traditional choices for kitchens, wood countertops are growing in popularity as an alternative. Wood countertops give kitchens an earthy, organic feel, which keeps this sleek minimalist kitchen designed by Kitchen Distributors from looking too cold.

Wood elements used to be considered dark and dated, but today’s …read more

Heritage Bordeaux Kitchen Display For Sale

Posted on December 9, 2010 by meaton

Kitchen Distributors is having a huge kitchen display sale to make way for new inventory at our Littleton showroom. You can save an extra 10% on our already reduced prices! Check out this Heritage kitchen display we have for sale:

Heritage Bordeaux Kitchen Display

HERITAGE cabinetry; …read more

5 Work Zones for Functional Kitchens

Posted on December 4, 2010 by meaton

Image via heritagecabinetry.biz

Designing kitchens with specialized work zones is a trend that has evolved from the need for organized and functional space when preparing and storing food. Planning kitchen work zones also ensures you will have enough space for everything you need to do and store in your kitchen. Here are five examples …read more

Why Should I Hire a Kitchen Designer?

Posted on December 2, 2010 by meaton

“Why should I hire a kitchen designer?” is a common question many homeowners ask themselves before planning a new or remodeled kitchen. Jed MacKenzie, a certified kitchen designer at our Bulthaup showroom in Denver, answered this very question in an interview with Colorado Homes & Lifestyles a couple years …read more